Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    Overview

    Gastrointestinal bleeding refers to any hemorrhage or loss of blood in the gastrointestinal tract. Treatment options depend on the location and severity of the bleeding. Blood in the stool or urine is a common symptom.

    Our doctors

    Provider

    Wael Dakkak, MD

    Internal Medicine
    Provider

    Ramprasad Jegadeesan, MD

    Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
    315 W. Carpenter St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Provider

    Michael Maitar, MD

    Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
    315 W. Carpenter St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Provider

    Christopher Mogren, FNP-BC

    Nurse Practitioner Gastroenterology
    315 W. Carpenter St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Provider

    Charmaine Mziray-Andrew, MD

    Pediatric Gastroenterologist Pediatrics
    400 N. 9th St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Provider

    Prashanth Porayette, MD

    400 N. 9th St. Springfield, IL 62702

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